Agave gypsophila Gentry

Very variable, frost sensitive, soft-leaved Agave from the more tropical areas of Central Mexico that prefers a halfshady place

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Fieldbook #

Country

State

Municipality

Description

Altitude

GPS Lat

GPS Long


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Basic Data

Subgenus

Agave

Section

Marmoratae

Diameter

up to 200cm

Inflorescence

Flower Color

yellow

Flowering Time

March - April

Reproduction

bulbils, seed, suckers

Common Name


Natural Location

Occurrence

Colima, Jalisco, Michoacan, Guerrero


Remarks

Big speciemens resemble Agave marmorata





 

Young

Adult

Inflorescence

Flower

 

 

 

 

 

 


Indoor Summer

Exposition

half shady

Watering

plenty


Indoor Winter

Temperature

keep over 6C / 43F

Soil

keep totally dry


Outdoor

Sun Tolerance

Hydration

Hardiness

 

Various

Various